. Low Income Apartments For Rent in Waupun, Wisconsin - Affordable Housing Online

Harris Court

100 S Harris Ave
Waupun, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

Pattee Meadow Apartments

1105 Rock Ave
Waupun, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
S. 515 Rural

West View Apartments

916 W Brown St
Waupun, Wisconsin


951 Wilcox St
Waupun, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Lincoln School

200 W Brown St
Waupun, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Waupun Terrace

717 W Lincoln St
Waupun, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
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There are 149 low-income apartments in Waupun that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 168 low-income homes in Waupun where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 30th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Waupun, Wisconsin

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Fond Du Lac County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Waupun.

Waupun, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Waupun, Wisconsin

Waupun features 168 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Waupun, Wisconsin

There are 149 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Waupun.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Waupun, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Waupun landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Waupun.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Waupun, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $832 and $1,016.

2023 Waupun, Wisconsin Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Waupun, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $663 $720 $924 $1,224 $1,241
Waupun, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $597 to $729 $648 to $792 $832 to $1,016 $1,102 to $1,346 $1,117 to $1,365

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Waupun, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 317
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 168
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Waupun is a city in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Waupun are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Waupun

The median gross income for households in Waupun is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Waupun

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Waupun, the AMI is calculated from all households within Fond du Lac County.

In Waupun, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $97,200

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Waupun

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Waupun

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Waupun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,750 $21,400 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Waupun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,200 $35,650 $40,100 $44,550 $48,150 $51,700 $55,250 $58,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Waupun AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$49,950 $57,050 $64,200 $71,300 $77,050 $82,750 $88,450 $94,150